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About Western Springs

Western Springs is a suburb in the Chicago Metro Area and in the Cook County. It has a population of 13,557 and a population density of 4,868, which is 98% above the national average. It has a median age of 42, which is 4 years above the Chicago Metro median age and 3 years above the national average.


Western Springs has a median home value of $746,100, which is 57% above the Metro average.The average rent of $2,669 is 30% above the metro average rent and 22% above the national average rent. The average household income in Western Springs is $198,836 , which is 58% above the Metro average household income and 62% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Western Springs is 9. Western Springs also has a crime index 18 that is below the Metro average and below the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Chicago.


It is located 17 mins to the nearest airport (Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW), 5700 S Cicero Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60638, United States), making it one of the best places to live near the airport in Chicago

$746,100Median Home Value
$319,962 Chicago Metro Area
$2,669Median Rent
$1,869 Chicago Metro Area
7 /10 - 10 /10
School Rating
23
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
20 mins To Chicago Metro Area
31 mins Average Travel Time To Work

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Western Springs's population is made up of 73% married, 19% single, 3% divorced and 5% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 38%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 13%. Homeowners make up 97% of the population in Western Springs.

13,557Population
9,442,159 Chicago Metro Area
4,868Population Density
  • 52% Male
  • 48% Female
42 Median Age
38 Chicago Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Western Springs is $93,413. The Median Household Income is $198,836 and the Western Springs Unemployment Rate is 2%.

$93,413Income Per Capita
$45,877 Chicago Metro Area
$198,836Median Household Income
$82,914 Chicago Metro Area
3% Poverty Rate
11% Chicago Metro Area
2% Unemployment Rate
5% Chicago Metro Area
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$746,100Median Home Value
$319,962 Chicago Metro Area
$2,669Median Rent
$1,869 Chicago Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Chicago Metro Area

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Home Owners
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Top Schools in Western Springs

La Grange School District 102
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115 West Cossitt Avenue, La Grange, IL, 60525
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Lagrange Highlands School District 106
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5850 Laurel Ave, La Grange Highlan, IL, 60525
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Western Springs School District 101
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4072 Forest Avenue, Western Springs, IL, 60558
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Hinsdale Central Consolidated School District 181
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950 South Oak Street, Hinsdale, IL, 60521
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Western Springs School District 101
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5020 Central Avenue, Western Springs, IL, 60558
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Chicago Metro Area
31 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Chicago Midway International Airport
17 mins
Lyons Township, IL
7 mins
Illinois College of Optometry
21 mins
Midwestern University Downers Grove
16 mins
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Western Springs crime index is 23 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Western Springs.

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100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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